SRM Admissions

SRM Application Procedure

Before you apply, make sure you have:

  • A bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale)


Applications are due July 15 for Fall and November 15 for Spring.

International applications are due February 1 for Fall and October 1 for Spring.


  • Application
  • Transcripts
  • Personal statement
  • Resume

Official UIC application

Submit your application online via the UIC Website—just follow the instructions listed there. There is a non-refundable application fee of $70 for all applicants.

You don’t have to enter and submit all application information in one sitting. You can return to the system as many times as you need to. You can also return to the system checklist as often as you like to see what materials have been uploaded and verified as received.


Upload official transcripts from each university and college attended.

Personal statement

Submit a 300- to 500-word personal statement, with an emphasis on your career and research goals.


International students

If English is not your native language, you must take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the exam of the International English Language Testing System (IELTS). Scores must be submitted to UIC directly using the institutional code 1851.

We require a minimum score of 80, with subscores of Reading 19, Listening 17, Speaking 20, and Writing 21.